Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
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The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.
To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.
Bonaro W. Overstreet
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Love like there is no tomorrow.
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
The beginning is the half of every action.
Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.
There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.
Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.
Norman Vincent Peale
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
No wire hangers, ever !
Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.
I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !
George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
Louis L. Mann
Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
Fear is the parent of cruelty.
For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.
Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Love is a hole in the heart.
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
Henry David Thoreau
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
Do, or do not. There is no try.
Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
The first duty of love is to listen.
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
Norman Vincent Peale
Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
My heart shall be thy garden.
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
There's no abiding success without commitment.
The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Edgar Watson Howe
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
You haven't failed until you quit trying.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.